Registered Nurse Medical Surgical - 4th Floor Day Shift
Company: CHI St. Lukes Health
Location: Sugar Land
Posted on: April 17, 2019
Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 72
Primary Location: TX > SUGAR LAND > ST LUKE SUGAR LAND
St. Lukes Sugar Land Hospital is an acute care hospital offering
medical and surgical services to the Fort Bend community. Clinical
services include heart and vascular, gastroenterology,
neurosciences, diagnostic imaging, women services, orthopedics, and
surgical services including the latest in robotic surgery
technology, the da Vinci-- Xi. The hospital offers The University
of Texas MD Anderson Regional Care Center on its campus. Sugar Land
Hospital is a Pink Ribbon Facility offering 3-D digital
mammography-one of only 100 sites in the United States
Responsible for the delivery of excellence in patient care through
assessing, formulating nursing diagnoses and establishing goals,
planning and implementing intervention and evaluating patient care
outcomes. With the staff nurse's professional practice he/she will
be responsible for participating in and maintaining quality, cost
effectiveness and guest relations. Provide patient care in
compliance with hospital policies and procedures and the standards
of professional nursing practice as defined by the Board of Nurse
Examiners for the State of Texas.
We are looking for a responsible and compassionate Registered Nurse
with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude, and the ability
to work independently with minimal supervision. It is also
important to display excellent verbal and written communication and
interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate
patients and their families on the in-home healthcare process.
Additional requirements for this role include:
- Current Registered Nurse (RN) license that allows you to
practice in our state
- Graduate of an accredited nursing program
- At least 1 year of experience as a Registered Nurse in acute
- Basic Life Support (BLS) required
- Specialty certification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN)
- Additional certification or licensure may be required for some
As a Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the
highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of
each patients individual physician. This will involve, utilizing
your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on
prevention and healthy habits.
Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:
- Utilizes the nursing process to ensure appropriate patient care
is provided in a cost effective, quality driven, and patient
focused manner. Collects pertinent social, psychological,
developmental and spiritual data from the patient, significant
others and other health care team members.
- Performs as ongoing assessment, formulates nursing diagnosis
and goals, plans appropriate interventions, and evaluates the
outcome of the interventions.
- Consistently documents in the patient and unit records
according to written health system standards of care in order to
meet legal and quality patient care requirements.
- Provides appropriate teaching and information to patients and
families including information on Pain Management, Nutrition, Skin
Integrity, Fall prevention, Diabetes, Disease Process, Smoking
Cessation, and Discharge instructions.
- Demonstrates commitment to the goals and values of the patient,
Hospital, community and nursing profession through cost containment
measures, maintaining confidentiality, appropriate ethical decision
making, and ensuring patient safety.
- Uses interventions substantiated by research as appropriate in
the patient population, Participates in research activities,
identifies opportunities for research, and collaborates with the
Outcomes managers and department.
- Participates in quality of care activities, evaluates the
quality and the effectiveness of nursing practice. Assists in
collecting quality data, analyzes the data, and formulates action
plans to improve quality care.
- Requisition ID: 2019-R0215156
- Schedule: Full-time
- Shift: Day Job
- Market: CHI St. Luke's Sugar Land Hospital
Keywords: CHI St. Lukes Health, Sugar Land , Registered Nurse Medical Surgical - 4th Floor Day Shift, Healthcare , Sugar Land, Texas
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